FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 19, 2017
CONTACT: FLORIDA LOTTERY COMMUNICATIONS
MERONNEE BROTHERS REVOCABLE LIVING TRUST
CLAIMS $750,000 LUCKY MONEY™ JACKPOT
TALLAHASSEE - The Florida Lottery announces that Lionel Meronnee, trustee of the Meronnee Brothers Revocable Living Trust, of West Palm Beach, claimed the $750,000 LUCKY MONEY™ jackpot from the April 7, 2017, drawing at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee.
Meronnee Brothers Revocable Living Trust chose to receive the winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $553,875.28. The winning LUCKY MONEY Quick Pick ticket was purchased from Publix, located at 4075 North Haverhill Road in West Palm Beach.
Total ticket sales for this LUCKY MONEY jackpot generated more than $814,000 for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF).
The next LUCKY MONEY drawing will be Friday, April 21, 2017, at 11:15 p.m. ET, with a $950,000 jackpot. The LUCKY MONEY drawings are broadcast on 17 carrier stations throughout the state. Winning numbers are available on the Lottery website, at retailers statewide and by phone at (850) 921-PLAY.
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